BIGGAR SCIENCE FESTIVAL . ST MARY’S HALL
An audiovisual exploration of upland ecosystems John Wallace with Professor Pete Smith Looped, multiscreen A/V installation with live sensor links 30 mins.
In a small patch of hill country between Moffat and Abington in Southern Scotland, three rivers rise, eventually finding their way to Solway’s sands, the North Sea and the Firth of Clyde on coastlines many miles apart.
Using documentary video, field audio recordings and extensive interviews with people whose lives, livelihoods and leisure link them to the study area, The Same Hillside transports audiences to this remote but highly productive place to explore the impacts our modern lives and daily human choices are having upon Scotland’s resource heartland.
September 20th - 22nd 10.30 - 6pm
Public talk and discussion
September 21st . 7-9pm